PHOTO GALLERY: Veterans honored at ceremony at courthouse

More than a hundred people attended a Memorial Day ceremony Monday afternoon at the Boone County Courthouse to pay tribute to fallen service members. The event included a wreath laying ceremony and speeches by several veterans.

PHOTO GALLERY: Spectators enjoy the 2014 Salute to Veterans Airshow

People came together this weekend to watch aerial feats and remember America's fallen veterans at the seventh annual Salute to Veterans Airshow at Columbia Regional Airport.

PHOTO GALLERY: Members of native american tribes celebrate heritage at pow wow

Members of many native american tribes came together to celebrate and display their heritage at the seventh annual For the People Pow Wow. The pow wow was held on Saturday at the Central Missouri Events Complex.

PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial Day 2014

Across the country and around the world, civilians and military personnel paused to honor the millions of American soldiers, airmen, sailors, Marines and Coast Guard service members who died serving their country in various conflicts dating back to the Civil War.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rain interrupts air show events

Some events during the Salute to Veterans Airshow on Saturday at Columbia Regional Airport were were delayed due to the rain that fell throughout the day.

PHOTO GALLERY: Golden Knights perform at Salute to Veterans Airshow

The U.S. Army Golden Knights Parachute Team performed in Columbia as part of the Salute to Veterans Airshow Saturday at Columbia Regional Airport. It was the team's first Columbia performance in 15 years.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia schools graduation

Seniors at Douglass High School, Fr. Tolton High School and Hickman High School all celebrated their graduations with commencement ceremonies Friday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Fr. Tolton High School commencement 2014

Fr. Tolton High School celebrated its first graduation Friday with a commencement ceremony.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman High School graduation 2014

Hickman High School celebrated its 118th graduation at Mizzou Arena on Friday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Douglass High School graduates honored at Missouri Theatre

Douglass High School seniors and their friends and families attended a graduation ceremony Friday at the Missouri Theatre.

PHOTO GALLERY: Eight pairs dance at eighth annual Dancing with Missouri Stars

Dancers performed different types of waltz, disco and American Tango at the Dancing with Missouri Stars contest Thursday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge class of 2014 graduates

Rock Bridge High School holds its graduation ceremony Thursday at Mizzou Arena.

PHOTO GALLERY: Battle High honors first 2 graduates

Battle High School's first senior class doesn't graduate until next year, but on Thursday, the school honored two students who graduated early.

PHOTO GALLERY: The Feather Place

Abby Arauz, a Columbia resident, owns and operates The Feather Place, a national producer of fashionable feather products

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge baseball vs. Jefferson City

The Rock Bridge baseball team played Jefferson City at Rock Bridge on Wednesday, winning 5-0.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman Review debut party

This year's Hickman Review had its official debut May 9 during an event at Orr Street Studios.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hibbs Flatwork builds foundations

Concrete contractor Joe Hibbs has owned and operated Hibbs Flatwork for 14 years. Hibbs and his team are building the concrete flatwork for several houses in the Copperstone subdivision.

PHOTO GALLERY: Asian carp expert prepares for research trip

Duane Chapman, a research fish biologist prepares for an overnight research trip to collect Grass carp eggs and larvae. Chapman works with the U.S. Geological Survey and is the leader of the Asian carp research team.

PHOTO GALLERY: Air Force ROTC, doctoral candidates celebrate commencements

Sunday marked the third and final day of commencement ceremonies at MU. Among the day's events were the ROTC Commissioning of Officers and the hooding ceremony for doctoral candidates.

PHOTO GALLERY: Woman turns wine bottles into decor

Pat Gerke repurposes empty wine bottles into hummingbird feeders, wine bottle lanterns, wind chimes and other decorative and practical items. She started her business, BottleRedux, on Etsy in July and also sells her items in gift shops. "If I can create something as a gift for someone and they really enjoy it, to me, that's what I want to do," Gerke said.